Jack Lawrence

Jack Lawrence is heralded as one of the finest acoustic guitarists in the country. Referred to as an ”acoustic powerhouse,” his musicianship on the flat top guitar has mesmerized audiences for decades. Jack is highly regarded in his most prominent role as partner to Doc Watson.


Doc Watson & MerleFest

It all began with a gardener who wanted to raise funds for the campus gardens of a rural North Carolina community college and a group of musicians who wanted to memorialize a fallen friend and his musician father.